ELS Berkeley is located in the San Francisco Bay Area, famous for its comfortable weather, excellent public transportation, and access to San Francisco and San Jose. The Center facility is shared by students from both ELS and the University of California, Berkeley. Berkeley is home to art, culture, festivals, open-air markets, libraries, cafes, and bookstores.
Tilden Regional Park: Relax at Lake Anza, visit the botanical garden, or enjoy hiking or bicycling through kilometers of trails.
Telegraph Avenue: Dine in diverse restaurants and cafes, shop with vendors, and absorb Berkeley’s lively culture.
Fourth Street: Visit this vibrant retail area where you can experience eclectic dining, upscale shopping, and live music on weekends.